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If you're collecting a lot of information on ulcerative colitis (UC), but you're not sure what to do next, talk to an expert. Getting tips directly from an ulcerative colitis expert may offer practical insights, like how to get a medical alert restroom access card for use when traveling, suggestions for helpful everyday items, or recommendations for support groups specific to your unique situation.

True or False? UC is caused by food and stress. Click for answer

False. The cause of UC is unknown. Research points to multiple factors that may play a role, such as your genes, the environment, and how your immune system works. Return to question

Learn how you can find ways to help manage UC from nationally respected leaders in research, nutrition, and patient advocacy — all of whom specialize in UC.